Invited CommentaryConsiderations for Identifying Social Needs in Health Care Systems A Commentary on the Role of Predictive Models in Supporting a Comprehensive Social Needs StrategyNau, Claudia PhD*; Adams, John L. PhD†; Roblin, Douglas PhD‡; Schmittdiel, Julie PhD§; Schroeder, Emily MD, PhD, MSPH∥; Steiner, John F. MD, MPH¶Author Information *Department of Research and Evaluation, Kaiser Permanente Southern California †Center for Effectiveness & Safety Research, Kaiser Permanente, Pasadena, CA ‡Mid-Atlantic Permanente Research Institute, Kaiser Permanente Mid-Atlantic States, Rockville, MD §Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA ∥Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Aurora ¶Institute for Health Research, Kaiser Permanente Colorado, Social Needs Network for Evaluation and Translation (SONNET), Denver, CO Supported by the Social Needs Network for Evaluation and Translation (SONNET). Sonnet is funded by Kaiser Permanente National Community Health. The authors declare no conflict of interest. Reprints: Claudia Nau, PhD, Department of Research and Evaluation, 100 S Los Robles, Pasadena, CA 91101. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. Medical Care: September 2019 - Volume 57 - Issue 9 - p 661-666 doi: 10.1097/MLR.0000000000001173 Buy Metrics Copyright © 2019 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.